Kindergarten News

 

 

 

 

 Upcoming Events:

August 16-18 -Dismissal at noon

August 23- Chapel @ 2:40

August 25- Back to School Picnic

August 30- Chapel @ 2:40, led by 2nd grade

 

August Literacy:

Phonics:

- letter names and sounds (Tt, Bb, Ff, Nn, Mm)

 

Print Language Concepts/ Phonological Awareness:

-concept of spoken word

- title, author, illustrator

- Where do I begin on a page

-which way do I go with print

- concept of front, back, top, and bottom

-rhyme recognition

 

Writing:

-writing is just telling on paper

- tools of writing

-building stamina

-procedures of writing workshop

-choosing topics

-noticing details

-using resources

-focusing ideas

 

Reading/ Daily 5:

- how to handle a book

-how to turn pages

-looking closely at a book

-working with a reading partner

-different ways to read a book

-concepts about print

 

Sight words:

-I, like, my, is, to

August Math Topics:

-Identifying numbers 1-5

(couting to, recognizing, reading and writing)

 

August Science and Social Studies:

-school rules

- school environment

-being a good friend